Parade (Herman): Musical Info & Synopsis


Synopsis:

Parade is a musical revue written and originally directed by Jerry Herman. Composed of short sketches and songs relevant to topics of the day, the show touches on themes of politics, theatre, and New York City. While some songs were originally created for this revue, Jerry Herman later incorporated elements of a few into his other musicals, including Mame and Mack & Mabel.


Musical Information

Musical Type: Post-Golden Age (1960)

Cast Size: 5

Genre: Revue

Setting: USA (NYC)


Creative Team

Music/Lyrics/Book: Jerry Herman


Cast Albums

Original Off-Broadway Cast (1960)➝


Tags

1960s, Metamusical, One-Word, Revue, Small Cast, Solo Composer


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